Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries
Today's Press Conferences
WFP Press Conference
22 July 2014 14:30 - 15:15
WFP Aviation report in 2013 and update on ongoing operations.
Cesar Arroyo, Chief Aviation Service, World Food Programme
Upcoming Press Conferences
WHO Press Conference
23 July 2014 11:00 - 11:45
Every year close to 1.4 million people die from acute and chronic liver problems caused by viral hepatitis - a group of infectious diseases that affect millions of people worldwide. In the lead-up to World Hepatitis Day – 28 July – the World Health Organization (WHO) is calling on countries to strengthen measures against viral hepatitis. At this briefing, WHO expert Dr Stefan Wiktor will discuss what countries are doing, and what is needed to ensure that this “silent killer” is not ignored.
Dr Stefan Wiktor, Team Leader, Global Hepatitis Programme, WHO
OHCHR Press Conference / Human Rights Committee
24 July 2014 13:30 - 14:00
Human Rights Committee: Concluding Observations on Chile, Georgia, Ireland, Japan, Malawi and Sudan
Nigel Rodley (Chairperson)
Cees Flinterman (Vice-Chairperson)